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Geum coccineum 'Eos'

Also called Grecian Rose


Geum coccineum 'Eos' - Avens - Photo courtesy of Terra Nova® Nurseries, Inc.

More About Geum coccineum 'Eos'

  • Single, overlapping, orange petals with orange-yellow stamens
  • Upward-facing flowers are held on yellow stems
  • Grown for its foliage; not a prolific bloomer
  • Oval, rough-textured, golden foliage
  • Bloom Time: May to June
  • Flower Height: 30 cm
  • Foliage Height:15 cm

Zone:

5

Height:

15-30 cm

Spread:

30-40 cm

Colour:

Orange
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Avens Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in an average to moist, well-drained soil, in full sun or partial shade. Avoid wet, soil conditions in the winter. Prune spent flowers to tidy its overall appearance but is not necessary for extending the bloom time. 


Geum coccineum 'Eos' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Slow

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Compact
Mounding

Foliage Color

Golden

Landscape uses

Border/edging